4th International Student Conference in Tourism Research - ISCONTOUR 2016


23-24 May 2016, IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, Austria


With pleasure we invite you to submit a research paper and/or participate in the ISCONTOUR 2016 which will take place from 23-24 May 2016 at the IMC University of Applied Sciences, Krems.


ISCONTOUR was founded in 2013 by the two professors Christian Maurer (IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems) and Roman Egger (Salzburg University of Applied Sciences) in order to provide a platform where international students and graduates of Bachelor and Master degree programmes can submit and present to the public their tourism-related research papers based on approved their BA- or MA-theses. Moreover, the conference, which takes place alternately at the venues of FH Salzburg and IMC FH Krems, aims to establish a platform of knowledge transfer and networking for students, graduates, professors, researchers and people working in the tourism industry.

More than 250 students, graduates, professors and practitioners from more than 30 countries participated in the last ISCONTOUR, which took place from 18-19 May 2015 at Salzburg University of Applied Sciences.

The target audiences include students, graduates, teachers and lecturers from the field of tourism and leisure management as well as companies and anyone interested in the conference topic areas.

Research papers are invited from the widest spectrum of the below mentioned topics by students and graduates of Bachelor-, Master and Doctoral Degree programmes. Submitted papers must be 12 pages long and based on approved Bachelor- or Master-Theses which were submitted between 2013 and 2015, or papers which have been written and approved in Master-Classes (also between 2013 and 2015).


Topics to be covered at the conference include but are not limited to:

  • Marketing and Management
  • Tourism Product Development & Sustainability
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Financing and Budgeting
  • Human Resource Management

All submitted papers will be double-blind peer reviewed by an international Scientific Committee. Accepted papers have to be presented at the conference by the author and will be included in the printed conference proceedings. The conference fees are waived for authors who present at ISCONTOUR.

For more detailed information on the conference, the submission process, registration as well as fotos and videos of previous ISCONTOUR-conferences please visit www.tourism-student-conference.com

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Graduates of our school

Adam Klavík


Jan Šrámek


Petra Benešová


Jana Valentová


Kristína Jíšová


Simona Kremerová


Jakub Velička


Jaroslava Kolářová


Barbora Malá